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On 1 April 2020, NHS South East London Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) was established. The new CCG is made up of the previous six south east London CCGs in Bexley, Bromley, Greenwich, Lambeth, Lewisham and Southwark. Information that has been held previously by those six CCGs transferred to the new CCG on 1 April 2020. The new CCG will become the new controller for the data held by the superseded organisations. If you have any further questions about the use of data by NHS SEL CCG, please contact

Caldicott Guardian

Each NHS organisation must have a Caldicott Guardian in place who safeguards the use of personal confidential data and authorises the use of personal confidential data within the CCG.

A Caldicott Guardian is an expert on confidentiality issues and access to patient and service user records. The post is held by a senior person, who is responsible for protecting the confidentiality of patient and service user information and enabling appropriate information sharing.

The NHS Bexley CCG Caldicott Guardian is Dr Sid Deshmukh.  Dr Deshmukh can offer advice and information on queries about safeguarding the confidentiality of patient or service user information.

You can contact the Caldicott Guardian by email at , or by letter:

Dr Sid Deshmukh

Caldicott Guardian

NHS Bexley Clinical Commissioning Group

Civic Offices

2 Watling St




More information about the role of Caldicott Guardians is available from NHS Digital (previously the Health and Social Care Information Centre.